Take This Epic Road Trip To Experience Maine’s Great Outdoors

The sun is shining, the car’s got a full tank of gas and you’re in Vacationland! Conditions are perfect for a trip to some of the best outdoor places in Maine. But, how do you choose which to visit and which to leave for another day? It’s like choosing which delicious cookie to eat. You can’t. You must have both. In so, in the spirit of having it all we give you the most epic road trip to see the best of Maine’s outdoors in one day. Of course, this doesn’t include everything but it’s a great way to start. So, hop in and get exploring!

For exact driving directions, check out the this link. All you need to do is insert your own starting point to get to ours and you’re on your way!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

As with any road trip to the great outdoors, make sure you’re well prepared. We recommend bringing enough food and water for each person to last for 3 days. You never know! Also be sure to have tick repellent, sunscreen, a hat, long pants, a raincoat, a warm layer and strong, suitable shoes for hiking.

For those ready to do this immediately, you might want to check out this article on Maine’s fall foliage this year. It’s shaping up to be a great year for those who love leaf peepin’!